Friday, January 10

Staff Picks (past events)Repertory Series Archive(Some of) The Best of 2019


2019 • dir Mati Diop w/Mame Bineta Sane, Traore, Coumba Dieng • 106 min • DCP

Winner of the Grand Prix at Cannes, shortlisted for an Oscar, and widely lauded as one of the best films of the year, Mati Diop’s ATLANTICS is a gorgeous and mysterious film about a love affair that transcends death. The beautiful Ada (Sane) is betrothed to a rich man but loves a construction worker who becomes lost at sea and returns in a different form to woo her again.

Staff Pick! Casey, Joey

★★★★ “‘Atlantics’ is rich with visual and aural poetry… a bewitching and masterful film unlike any you’ve ever seen.”
– Ty Burr, Boston Globe

“A tonal balancing act, perfectly executed. An absolute peach of a debut feature.”
– David Jenkins, Little White Lies

“Deftly melds fantasy and romance in a complex portrait of migration.”
– Hannah Giorgis, The Atlantic

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